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August 5, 1904 



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Cholera, yellow fever, plague, and smallpox, June S5 to August 5, 1904- 

fReporta received by the Surgeon-General, Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service, from United 
States consuls through the Department of State and from other sources.] 

[For reports received from December 26, 1903, to June 24, 1904, see Public Health Rkpoetb for 

June 24, 1904.] 

[Note. — In accordance with custom, the tables of epidemic diseases are terminated semiannually 
and new tables begun.] 

CHOLERA. 



Place. 


Date. 


Cases. 


Deaths. 


Remarks. 


China: 


July 15 






Present 




May 15-June 18 
June 8-28 


29 


26 

3 

91 

4 


Two cases on ss. Ping Shan, 
from Saigon. 


India: 




May 22-June 18 
May 28-June 17 

June 25 










Persia: 

Hamadan . 


Present. 














June 25-JuIy 9 
May 8-14 






300 deaths daily. 


Straits Settlements: 




1 

9 

1,500 

14 

293 

197 

207 

13 

168 

U 

8 

23 




Turkey: 

Bagdad 


June 6-28 

May 1-31 


12 










June 6-28 

June 22-28 


18 








Hille 


June 22-28 

June 22-28 

June 6-13 

June 6-28 

June C-13 

June 6-13 

June 6-13 


143 
122 
13 
277 
17 
12 
27 












Redjeft" 








Salahieh 













YELLOW FEVER. 



Blazll: 

Rio de Janeiro 

Colombia: 

Barranquilla 

Costa Rica: 

Limon 

Ecuador: 

Bahia de Caraquez 

Guayaquil 

Mexico: 

Coatzacoalcos 

Lampazos 

Merida 

Tampico 

Tehuantepec 

Veracruz 

Panama: 

Panama 

Peru: 

Callao 

Rio Chielayo 



May 9-June 26 

June 23-29 , 

July 3-23 



July 6 

May 26-July 13 

June 12-July 18 
Oct. 1-Jan. 1,1904 
June 12-July 9 

June 12-18 

Junel9-July 9 
June 18-July 23 



June 10-July 18 

June 8 

May 19 



Per S9. Ecuadoi;, from Tumaeo. 



One on ss. Habana, from Pro- 
greso; one on American ss. 
Vigilancia, from Merida and 
Progreso. 



Two cases from sa. Guatemala, 
from Panama and Valparaiso. 



PLAGUE. 



Australia: 

Queensland — 

Brisbane 

Maryborough... 
New South Wales— 

Svdney 

Brazil: 

Bahia 

Eio de Janeiro 



May 3-June 11 
June 5-11 



May 17-June 4 



July9 

May 30-June26 



12 


2 


1 


1 


3 


1 


5 


2 


8 


4 



1599 



August 5, 1904 



Cholera, yellow fever, plague, and smallpox, etc. — Continued. 
PLAGUE— Continued. 



Place. 


Date. 


Cases. 


Deaths. 


Remarks. 


Chile: 


May 19-June 6 
July 10 


22 


12 


May 1-31, 52 deaths. 






1 




Valparaiso 


June 2.. 


4 






CHina: 






Present. 




May 28-June 2 










Do. 


FaTi 


June 2 




Present. 


Foochow 


May 1-31 . 




Several hundred cases. 




May 28-June 2 
May 15-June 18 

June 2 




Epidemic. 




i98 195 


Four eases on unknown steam- 


Ko Tone 






ships from Amoy, Shek Loong, 
and Antung; 2 cases on steam- 
ships Glenogle and Kestorer 
from Singapore. 
Epidemic. 
Do. 


gai Nam 


June 2 






Wusung" . ... 


May 29-June 4 

May 22-July 2 

May 22-28 

June 11-July 2 
May 22-July 2 
May 22-June 4 

May 22-28 

June 11-July 2 
May 22-June 18 
May 22-June 25 

May 22-28 

May 29-July 2 

May 15-June 25 

June 19-25 

May 15-June 25 


1 

17 
2 

13 

15 
5 
1 

13 
3 

16 
1 

37 

238 

2 

150 




On ss. Australien from Kobe 


^^ypv 


7 


and other ports. 


Baliana district 




Beni-Suef 


7 
4 
7 




Bibeh district 

Dechneh district 










7 
1 
6 

1 
1 

168 

2 

134 

8 




Port Said 




Samallut district 




Tatah district 




Zagazig 




Formosa: 




Hozan 




Kagi 






May 15-June 25 i 7 

May 15-28 i 1 

May 15-June 18 6 
May 15-June 25 48 
May 15-June 25 i 779 
May 15-June 25 58 

Julv 21 1 




Pescadores 




Shinko ..'. 


6 
40 
653 

28 

1 




Taihoku 




Tainan 




Toroku 




Hawaii: 

Hilo 




Honolulu 


June 21 


1 












India: 

Bombay Presidency and 
Sind. 

Madras Presidency 

Bengal 


May 8-June 4 

May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 

May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 
May 8-June 4 


4,700 

231 

1,012 

2,838 

71,877 

83 

440 
97 
190 
705 
681 


3,692 

174 

884 

2,376 

61,028 

72 

272 
89 
165 
540 
375 




United Provinces 




Punjab 




Central provinces (includ- 
ing Berar). 




Hyderabad State 




Central India . . . 




Rajputana 




Kashmir 










82,854 


69,667 






MaySl 




Japan: 

Kobe 


1 
3 




On ss. Korea from Hongkong 




Apr. 8-May 5 
July 10 


3 

1 
3 


via Amoy, Shanghai, and Na- 
gasaki. 


Peru: 

Trujlllo 






May 27-June 8 
July 13 


7 


One case on Chilean ss. Aconca- 


Col^n 


gua from Valparaiso and Pan- 
ama. 
Present. 




May 22-June 11 
July 13 


52 


18 


Number of cases from Oct., 1903 




to May 15, 1904, 224. 
Present. 


Payta . 


May 29-June 4 


11 


7 

1 
12 




Philippine Islands: 




Manila 


May 7-June 4 


i2 





August 5, 1904 



1600 



Cholera, yellow fecer, plague, and smallpox, etc. — Continued. 
PLAGUE— Continued. 



Place. 



South Africa: 

Cape Colony (Port Eliza- 
beth). 
Transvaal- 
Johannesburg 

Turkey: 

Lingah 



Date. 



May 15-June 25 

To June 26 

Apr. 27-June 3 



Cases. 


Deaths. 


5 


1 


146 


96 




12b 



Remarks. 



SMALLPOX. 



Argentina: 

Buenos Ayres 

Austria-Hungary: 

Prague 

Belgium; 

Antwerp 

Brussels 

Brazil: 

Bahia 

Pernambuco 

Rio de Janeiro 

Chile: 

Santiago 

China: 

Hongkong 

Shanghai 

Tientsin 

Cuba: 

Habana 

Formosa: 

Tamsui 

France: 

Lyon 

Marseille 

Paris 

Great Britain: 

Birmingham 

Bradford 

Bristol 

Cardiff 

Edinburgh 

Glasgow 

Leeds 

Liverpool 

London 

Manchester 

Newcastle on Tyne 

Nottingham 

Sheffield 

South Shields 

India: 

Bombay 

Calcutta 

Karachi 

Italy: 

Milan 

Palermo 

Japan: 

Kobe 

Nagasaki 

Yokohama 

Java: 

Batavia 

Mexico: 

Mexico 

Tampico 

Netherlands: 

Amsterdam 

Rotterdam 

Panama: 

Panama 

Peru: 

Areciuipa 

Philippine Islands: 

Manila 



Apr. 1-30 

June 12-July 9 

May 29-June 4 
June 5-July 9 



July 2-9 

May 8-June 30 
May 9-June 26 



To May 19 

May 15-June 18 



May 15-June 18 
May 15-21 



June 19-25 . 
Apr. 1-30. 



May 16-28 

May 1-June i 
June 4-July 



June 
June 
June 
May 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
June 
May 
June 



May 26-June 28 

June 5-21 

May 30-June 26 



Apr. 1-30.... 
May 16-July 



19-July 9 
5-July 2 
5-July 2 

29-June 11 
5-July 9 

U-July 15 

12-18 

12-July 9 
4-July 16 
6-July 2 
4-July 9 
5-July 16 

29-Julv 9 

12-18 



June 12-25 

May 20-June 20 
June 4-11 



May 8-28. 



June 6-July 17 
June 12-July 2 



June 5-11. 
July 10-16 . 



June 13-19 

June 18 

May 7-June 4 



962 

500 

13 



42 

2 

22 

14 

3 

4 

101 

3 

2 

71 

15 

56 

30 

5 

1 



19 



101 
418 



10 



Two cases imported from Shang- 
hai via ss. CM Yuen; 1 case 
imported from Saigon per s. s. 
Shooh Sing. 

Epidemic. 



Epidemic. 



1601 



August 5, 1904 



Cholera, yellow ftver, plague, and smallpox, etc. — Continued. 
SMALLPOX— Continued. 



Place. 



Date. 



Cases. 



Deaths. 



Bemarks. 



RtUisia: 

Moscow 

Odessa 

St. Petersburg . 

Warsaw 

Spain: 

Barcelona 

Cadiz 

Straits Settlements: 

Singapore 

Turkey: 

Alexandretta.. 

Constantinople 



May 29-July 9 

May 29-June26 

May 29-July 2 

May 8-June 11 

May 21-June 30 
May 1-June 20 



May 8-14 

June 5-25 

May 30-June 26 



30 
1 

14 
105 

35 
3 



18 



Weekly mortality table, foreign and insular cities. 





Week 
ended— 


Estimated 
population. 


11 

3 


Deaths from— 


Cities. 


1 


i 

1 


i 


si 
1 
1 
I 


i 


1 

OS 

S 

t 


2 




i 

% 
s 


a 


i 

8 

1 




July 9 
July 2 
June 25 
July 2 
July 23 
June U 
June 18 
June 25 
July 16 
May 31 
July 4 
July 10 
July 9 
July 4 
July 11 
June 25 
Julv 2 
July 9 


6,0(10 

145,168 

9,000 

9,000 

2,250 

250,000 

250,000 

260,000 

548,160 

16,000 

200,000 

200,000 

150,212 

42,000 

42,000 

80,000 

80,000 

80,000 

358,693 

9,000 

80,000 

537,966 

537, 965 

776, 006 

776,006 

182,000 

343,204 

130,000 

130,000 

575,896 

732,322 

732,322 

847,796 

83,718 

176,313 

176,313 

176,313 

176,313 

30,000 

163,523 

224,000 

3,000 

413,387 

156,869 

8,000 

800,000 

600,000 


5 
47 
10 

4 
























Aix-la-Chapelle 

Alexandretta 


2 
















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2 




















Do 




















































a 10 
a 15 
020 




















X)o 
























Do 


























142 
22 

43 

27 

27 

a 15 

016 

a 13 

122 

6 

18 

142 

15-2 

535 

.525 

66 

76 


19 

'is 

16 
3 
1 
3 










1 






11 






12 




















1 
9 


5 
2 










Do 




























1 
























Do 










































Do 
























Do 






































3 


2 








Belize 


July 21 
,Tuly 7 
July 9 
July 16 
June 21 
June 28 
July 9 
July 16 
July 9 
July 16 
July 9 
July 2 
July 9 
June 18 
do.. 


















2 












1 


.... 






































1 
2 
2 


1 






61 
54 


55 
48 






13 
17 






Do 














3 












































Do . ... 




























147 


17 












1 


"2' 

7 


2 
3 


"i' 

2 














Do 




















Calcutta 


877 


26 








2 






















June 25 
July 2 
July 9 
July 16 
June 25 
July 14 
July 9 


35 

34 

26 

41 

30 

85 

55 

3 

148 

100 

6 

246 

116 














1 




2 

1 






Do 
















1 




Do 


















Do 


























2 
2 






















Catania 












6 






















1 


























do... 


39 


' 




















June 18 
July 17 
July 10 
July 9 


'J'.'.'.'. 








2 










Colon 




















Constantinople 

Copenhagen 








6 




9 


2 


1 


1 













a Estimated. 



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